News and events

The Assembly Trustees

Church to host webinar on impact of coronavirus

13 May 2020

A webinar is being held to provide those in the ministries of the church, office bearers, staff, members and volunteers with an update on how challenges facing the Church of Scotland are being tackled. The

Rev Bryan Kerr and Rev Louise Mackay

Lanark churches back community funding boost

13 May 2020

Two church of Scotland ministers have welcomed a funding boost which will help community projects in Lanarkshire to combat isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic. Rev Bryan Kerr and Rev Louise Mackay, both local ministers, were

Praying woman

A prayer - Come Jesus Christ, come my way

10 May 2020

The Moderator of the General Assembly is encouraging people to join him in prayer at 7pm. Rt Rev Colin Sinclair said he hoped it would help keep hope alive amid the ongoing Coronavirus crisis which

sunset cross

SERMON - 'If you have Jesus, you have enough'

10 May 2020

In his final Sunday sermon as Moderator of the General Assembly, Rt Rev Colin Sinclair says "If you have Jesus, you have enough". He said believers can live at peace one day at a time,

Jonathan Fleming

Scotland has embraced the "greatest commandment"

5 May 2020

A Church minister has given a virtual address to the Scottish Parliament and has spoken of his continued amazement of people's capacity to show love and compassion. Rev Jonathan Fleming said the Covid-19 crisis had

Good Shepherd

A prayer for Sunday - the Good Shepherd

3 May 2020

Christians are urged to come together this evening at 7pm and pray for all those battling Coronavirus and dealing with its impact on society. Rt Rev Colin Sinclair, Moderator of the General Assembly of the

Gorebridge Parish Church

Congregations encouraged to apply for emergency grants

30 April 2020

Congregations are being urged to consider applying for grants from an emergency fund established to help charities and other groups weather the COVID-19 storm. A number of parish churches across Scotland have already secured funding